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November 1, 2017

Here's a report on some of our new gear, plus a super-secret Halloween surprise!


Digital Sputnik DS3+ with extra long 60' DS cables

Skypanel S60-C with Arri Skypanel Remote

V-Mount Batteries for our LitePanel Astra 1x1's 


Sony FS7 with XDCA Extension Unit (unlocks...

October 26, 2017

The Digital Sputnik DS3 is one of the most intuitive and easy to use lights out there - but setting up with the DS Control DMX app can be tricky the first time you try it!

The ability to adjust all aspects of these lights (Intensity, Color Temp, Saturation, and Hue) wirelessly from your phone is a reall...

May 24, 2016

Capstone is thrilled to have worked with Supermarche and Vogue on their recent "cover video."


Capstone supplied a 3-Ton Grip Truck + Custom G&E Package for Director of Photography Michael Simmonds (Nerve, White Girl, Paranormal Activity 2).


Directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost, produced by Orlee-...

May 21, 2016


A few weeks ago NAB 2016 was held in Las Vegas - so Amy and I drove up to investigate.


 New business cards ready, we drove from LA to Vegas


 We made it to....SIN CITY


Obligatory NAB sign shot.  


 We got there a little late - late in the day, so no waiting in lines


We entered in the Virtual Realit...

May 17, 2016

So, as our renters know, until now, we've been doing most of our business out of our trucks - but working out of trucks can be a bit cramped - so we shipped in a new "office"!  

It came empty of course, but with a little work, we've made it quite nice:


Custom shelving and more space for storage, a...

January 24, 2016

You asked us for pre-set gear package deals, and we listened!

Capstone Film Lighting is starting out 2016 right by introducing new Grip Truck Packages! 

Grip Truck Packages and Pricing


3-Ton Grip Truck

Kino Flo Standard + 3 Ton Grip Truck

Kino Flo Indie + 3 Ton Gr...

January 13, 2016

You asked, and we listened!  


Capstone just bought its first generator!  This beautiful, brand new Putt-Putt is Honda's newest state of the art geni: the HONDA EU7000iS!



This very quiet (60dB), super fuel efficient putt-putt can run for 18 hrs on 5.1 gallons of fuel.


The 7000 Watt, 120/240 V...

December 3, 2015

Capstone just gave itself an early Xmas present this year.  It starts with an L and Ends with a D.  


Can you guess what kind of lights?


Shipping to us now, more top secret info on this new inventory coming in later this month!  


Happy Holidays from Capstone!

October 8, 2015

This is my first blog post...



So who knows if I'm going to do this right at all - but here goes nothing!  


Reasons for this blog:


1.  To document what it's like to run a new, family business in Los Angeles/Hollywood.


2.  To share interesting and useful grip, lighting and camera techniques, hi...

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January 24, 2016

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